Need pregnancy information? These maternity support sites, app and event are here to help

It can sometimes feel overwhelming to know where to turn for information about pregnancy. 

As well as your midwife and GP, there are other sources you can reach out to:

Tommy’s

This information service sets out to help make your pregnancy safer. PregnancyHub supports with expert-led, empowering pregnancy information throughout your journey.  The pregnancy line is available 9am–5pm, Mondays to Fridays on 0800 014 7800 or you can email midwife@tommys.org

https://www.tommys.org/

PaNDAS Foundation

This service shares factually correct and responsible information about your perinatal mental health.  If you’re struggling with low mood and anxiety or have concerns about your health during and beyond pregnancy, call the free helpline on 0808 1961 776, available from 11am to 10pm daily. 

https://pandasfoundation.org

Safer Pregnancy

This service gives straight-talking advice for pregnant women via their website.

saferpregnancy.org.uk

If you prefer app based information try Tinto

This social app matches likeminded mums for mutual support.  Tinto gives advice that’s backed by science, is free and available from the App Store or Google Play

www.tintoapp.com

YourVoice Healthwatch Lincolnshire Virtual Event

If you’d like to ask a question about maternity services in Lincolnshire, take the opportunity to register to attend the virtual event hosted by Healthwatch Lincolnshire on April 21st. Click here for details.

By Jacqui Sclanders

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